Guided Anti-Armour Melting Steel, not One's Self

Braybrook, Roy; Biass, Eric H.
February 2004
Armada International;Feb/Mar2004, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p26
Offers information on anti-armour precision-guided missiles. Problem posed by missiles' susceptibility to countermeasures; Description of the AGM-114 Hellfire II missile from Lockheed Martin Corp.; Result of the increasing effectiveness of mobile air defence systems.


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